Daily News Roundup - May 28, 2015
The big news from yesterday was that Boston Magazine and the Boston Business Journal, via a FOIA on UMass Boston, were able to get access to unredacted bid documents. And surprise, surprise: Boston 2024 plans to use public money for its venues.
Here's the Bid Book Boston 2024 Submitted to the USOC (Boston Magazine)
Newly Released Boston 2024 Documents Provide Look at Stadium Plan (Boston.com)
BBJ Report: Boston Bid Book (NECN)
Boston 2024 Bid Exposed (NECN)
Boston 2024's Proposal Includes Numbers Never Before Made Public (WCVB)
Boston 2024 Report Highlights Need for Public Funding, Expanded BCEC (Boston Business Journal)
Carr: "No Public Funds" Promise Torched (Boston Herald)
Converting Boston Olympic Stadium for Soccer Would Cost as Much as Building a Soccer-Only Stadium (Field of Schemes)
And in other news...
Opposition to Boston 2024 Growing in Massachusetts (NECN)
Boston Celtics Owner Assures IOC That Boston Locals Will Support Olympics (Fox Sports) And we can assure the IOC that they won't.